Keiser Still No. 1 in Bushnell Golfweek NAIA Coaches Poll

NORMAN, Okla. – Keiser claimed four first-place votes to remain No. 1 in the Bushnell Golfweek NAIA Coaches Poll. The Seahawks have held the top spot for three consecutive rankings.

Coastal Georgia tallied three first-place votes to move up a place to second. Oklahoma City jumped up to third while Wayland Baptist landed at No. 4. Johnson & Wales (FL) earned a first-place vote and is fifth. British Columbia dropped five spots to No. 7. Texas Wesleyan rose five spots to No. 8. Oregon Tech recorded the remaining first-place vote and was ninth. Grand View completed the top 10.

William Jessup debuted in the ranking at No. 25. Faulkner and Union (KY) reentered the top 25 at Nos. 22 and 24, respectively.

Cumberland, Marian (IN) and Southeastern (FL) fell from the top 25.

Bushnell Golfweek NAIA Coaches Poll - March 11

Rank University (First Place Votes) Points Previous Rank
1 Keiser (4) 211 1
2 Coastal Georgia (3) 204 3
3 Oklahoma City 191 4
4 Wayland Baptist 190 6
5 Johnson & Wales (FL) (1) 188 7
6 William Woods 187 5
7 British Columbia 186 2
8 Texas Wesleyan 158 T13
9 Oregon Tech (1) 142 10
10 Grand View 136 9
11 Arizona Christian 123 12
12 South Carolina Beaufort 119 11
13 Victoria 109 T13
14 Lewis-Clark State 99 17
15 University of the Cumberlands 96 15
16 Webber International 93 18
17 Cardinal Stritch 75 16
18 Dalton State 70 20
19 The Master's College 64 19
20 Taylor 58 25
21 Mount Mercy 51 22
22 Faulkner 49 NR
23 Oklahoma Wesleyan 27 24
24 Union (KY) 20 NR
25 William Jessup 15 NR
       
Dropped From Ranking:  Cumberland (#23), Marian (IN) (#8), Southeastern (FL) (#21)    
       
Others Receiving Votes: Thomas, 13; Lindenwood-Belleville, 12; St. Ambrose, 8; Mount Marty, 7; Embry-Riddle (AZ), 6; Reinhardt, 5; Rocky Mountain, 4; Davenport, 3; Indiana Wesleyan, 3; St. Gregory's 3.